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5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Is land-farmed salmon the answer?

Still have farmed salmon crossed off your short list of eco-friendly fish? A local version that's available for a limited time in the Washington area could temporarily rewrite your rules.


Related Topix: Shepherdstown, WV, Life, Food, Seafood, Marketing

9 hrs ago |

Fish Farming Explores Deeper, Cleaner Waters

Norwegian fish farmer SalMar has been working two years on creating oil-rig-like structures that can harvest salmon in more free-flowing waters, reducing disease and pollution concerns.


13 hrs ago | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Maryland, Virginia Team Up to Halt Internet Oyster Operation

A Princess Anne man was charged Thursday, April 17, with selling oysters without a license after an investigation by Maryland and Virginia natural resources police officers.


Related Topix: Maryland, Seafood, Life, Food

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Aquaculture New Zealand welcomes Supreme Court decision

Aquaculture New Zealand has welcomed the long awaited Supreme Court decision clearing the way for three new salmon farms in the Marlborough Sounds.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

THS ag department receives $5000 grant

The Tuscola Agriculture Department recently received a $5000 grant from the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund to install an aquaculture lab at the school.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science


New coastal research centre agreement signed

A statement of intent to establish a new coastal biotechnology research centre with bases in both Tauranga and China has been signed by the University of Waikato and Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, China,

The Miami Herald

Aquaponic company produces organic vegetables year-round

The former Hamm's brewery in St. Paul, built over artesian wells that led to the company's iconic motto, has been repurposed as an aquaponic facility that uses the water to grow fish and vegetables.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Organic Food, Agriculture, Science, Pentair, Manufacturing, Electronics, Home Gardening, Home

Nova News Now

Port Committee has high hopes for future of Shelburne wharf

The town wharf has been receiving attention from companies like Shell and Cooke Aquaculture and members of the port committee want the facility to be ready.


Wed Apr 16, 2014


Rothamsted granted permission for GM trial

Rothamsted Research submitted an application in late January 2014 to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for permission to carry out a GM field trial on the Rothamsted Farm in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, Agriculture, Science

Homer News

Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association hoping purchase of hatchery will revitalize fishery

Pink salmon fishing in Lower Cook Inlet could soon be revitalized as the Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association finalized its purchase of the Port Graham Hatchery on Monday after nearly two years of planning, permitting and logistics.


Related Topix: Port Graham, AK, Homer, AK, Kenai, AK

Cleveland Daily Banner

CSCC opens Aquaponics teaching lab

CSCC Student Benjamin Branam removes floating debris prior to stocking the fish in CSCC's new aquaponics teaching lab while Associate Professor Robert Brewer looks on.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables

Perennial Virant's Chef Edward Sura wins Skuna Bay Kentucky Derby nod

Skuna Bay conducted a search for the best regional chefs from a Skuna Bay restaurant to represent the company at the Kentucky Derby.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Lincoln Park (Chicago, IL), Agriculture, Science, Restaurant Management

The Gleaner

JAMPRO hosts aquaculture seminar

More than 40 local businesspeople turned out for a JAMPRO-organised seminar on aquaculture recently to look at investment prospects in the Jamaican tilapia industry against the backdrop of rising global trade and demand for tilapia.


Related Topix: Seafood, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

Western Star

Committee on federal shrimp quota allocations outlines next steps

Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Keith Hutchings, chair of the committee, was joined by Official Opposition Leader Dwight Ball and New Democratic Leader Lorraine Michael in announcing further details on the committee that was established last week.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

In the Kitchen with BeachHouse Chef Will Manson: Cobia a delicious, sustainable fish

Known by many names throughout the world, including black kingfish, black salmon and crab eaters, cobia is one of nature's most beautiful fish.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Seafood

Sunday Herald

Row over fish farm planning consent confusion

An angling organisation has called for one of the two farms at Ardessie in Little Loch Broom, Wester Ross, to be closed and the second to undergo a thorough environmental impact assessment after the issue came to light.


Good Catch

For ocean lovers, making the right decision at the seafood market can be daunting.


Related Topix: Seafood, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

Arka News Agency

Fish farming becomes unprofitable in Armenia, association head

YEREVAN, April 15. / ARKA /. Artur Atoyan, the head of the Association of Armenian Fish Farms, argued today that the price of locally grown fish would jump further if the government did not convince the Customs Union to allow Armenia to levy the current customs duty on imported fish feed.


Related Topix: Armenia, World News,

City Pages

Aquaponic urban farm takes over former Hamm's Brewery building in St. Paul

Urban Organics, one of the nation's largest aquaponic farms, has opened for business in the former Hamm's Brewery building in St. Paul.


Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Agriculture, Science


Balingasag mayor assures town is red-tide free

Local officials invited reporters and investors to a feast of grilled and "kinilaw na bangus," on Tuesday to prove that it is safe to eat fish caught in this town.


Related Topix: Philippines, World News


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